Ways of nature.--Bird-songs.--Nature with closed doors.--The wit of a duck.--Factors in animal life.--Animal communication.--Devious paths.--What do animals know?--Do animals think and reflect?--A pinch of salt.--The literary treatment of nature.--A beaver's reason.--Reading the book of nature.--Gathered by the way Topic: Natural history
byGilbert, William, 1544-1603; Mottelay, Paul Fleury, b. 1841, tr; Wright, Edward, 1558?-1615
Includes facsimile t.p. of three editions of De magnete: 1st edition, 1600; 2d edition, 1628; 3d edition, 1633. Also facsimile t.-p. of Gilbert's De munde nostro sublunari philosophia nova, 1651 Topic: Magnetism
byLindsey, Charles, 1820-1908; Lindsey, George Goldwin Smith, 1860-
First edition, Philadelphia and Toronto 1862, published under title: The life and times of William Lyon Mackinzie .. Topics: Mackenzie, William Lyon, 1795-1861, Mackenzie, William Lyon, 1795-1861, Mackenzie, William Lyon,...